For those who suffer from panic attacks, there is an increased reason to be aware of their heart health. According to recent research by the University of Adelaide in South Australia, people who suffer from panic disorder are about twice [...]
According to a new report, the efforts to improve cardiovascular health appear to be working. The number of deaths from cardiovascular disease increased worldwide, but the mortality rates associated with cardiovascular disease decreased. “Cardiovascular disease” is an umbrella term for a number [...]
Did you know that September is Atrial Fibrillation Awareness Month? Many health organizations recognize this important event each year, including the Society of Cardiovascular Care, the National Stroke Association, and the Heart Rhythm Society, holding special events during the month to spread the word about atrial [...]
Thanks to the advanced practice of cardiac ablation therapy, countless individuals around the nation have been able to address their atrial fibrillation (AFib) with minimal risk and recovery time. Around the country, more and more doctors are becoming trained and [...]
For years, the heart benefits of dark chocolate have been widely spoken of in the health community. Well, that truth is going to be put to the test with 18,000 adults in Boston and Seattle. The study will be sponsored [...]
Dr. Mathew was a returning guest on Health IQ with Heidi Godman yesterday afternoon. He discussed atrial fibrillation, cardiac ablation and a revolutionary new catheter delivery system called PentaRay. Here's a link to listen to a podcast of the interview.
The Venice Gondolier featured a guest column by Dr. Mathew yesterday, discussing abnormal heart rhythms and the importance of visiting a cardiac specialist to get checked out. If you receive the paper, please take a look! Related: Read about signs & [...]